Tennessee Workers Fight for Religious Exemptions to COVID Vaccines

Individuals Working In Tennessee Have The Right To Ask For A Religious Exemption To Taking A COVID-19 Vaccine, But That Does Not Guarantee That The Exemption Will Be Granted By Employers.

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Parents Furious At McCallie’s Manipulation, Shaming Of Students On Vaccines

Many Parents Of Boys Attending McCallie School Feel Like Their Children Were Bribed To Get A COVID-19 Vaccination Without Parental Notice Or Consent. Parents Are Also Concerned That Their Children Will Be Ostracized By Being Forced To Wear Masks At School If They Don’t Take The Vaccine.

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Pharma Lobby Fights Dem Proposals On Vaccine Access And Drug Pricing

Drugmakers Are Enjoying Renewed Clout In Washington For Their Rapid Development Of COVID-19 Vaccines, But They’re Set To Clash With Democrats Over Proposals That Would Hurt The Pharmaceutical Industry’s Profits.

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UTC Offers Covid-19 Vaccine Clinics To Students, Faculty, And Staff

The University Of Tennessee At Chattanooga Is Providing Covid-19 Vaccines To Eligible Students And Employees As Clinics Become Available From State Approval Of University Requests.

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Tennessee Has Moved Some Inmates Up On The COVID Vaccination Priority List

A Tennessee Advisory Panel Recently Deemed Inmates Across The State To Fall In The Final Stages Of Covid-19 Vaccinations, But Officials Announced On Tuesday That Some Prisoners Would Be Moving Up The Priority List.

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Biden Says There Will Be Enough COVID Vaccine Doses Available For Every American Adult By End Of May

Enough COVID-19 Doses Will Be Available By The End Of May That Every American Adult Who Wants One Can Receive It, President Joe Biden Said Tuesday, Though It Might Take More Time To Administer All Of The Doses.

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Tennessee Teacher Vaccinations For COVID-19 Open Statewide Next Week

Tennessee K-12 Teachers Statewide Can Schedule Appointments Beginning Monday To Get Their COVID-19 Vaccinations. A New Phase Of Vaccinations Was Announced Tuesday By The State Health Department, Including Teachers, Child Care Staff And Tennesseans 65 And Older.

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COVID-19 Updates, 2nd Dose Vaccine Appointments In Hamilton County

Hamilton County Health Department has added 3,134 second dose Pfizer appointments to schedule from February 21-24 at Tennessee Riverpark & CARTA Bus Barn. Health Officials Warn Of Active Cases Still Being Transmitted, Long-Term COVID complications, & That Mask-Wearing, Safety Protocols Should Still Continue Even After A Person Has Been Vaccinated.

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Lack Of Marketing Campaign For COVID-19 Vaccine Leaves States With Millions Of Unused Doses

Without Advertisements, Like Those For The Flu And Pneumonia Vaccines, Millions Of Americans Do Not Know Where To Go To Receive The Vaccine Or Even That It Is Available.

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Take Two: Health Dept. Announces Changes to Vaccine Procedure after Questionable Series of Events Thursday

Despite the debacle on Thursday, the county boasted on Twitter, “The Health Department administered 1,158 doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine today. Did you know you can get 6 or sometimes 7 doses from one vial? At 7PM we administered our last dose. Not one dose was wasted.”

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